Welcome to Austin Zoo!
Our mission is to assist
animals in need through rescue,
rehabilitation and education.
Say hello to Longhorn Chance’s new companion!
This fine young Longhorn doesn’t have a name just yet.
We would like your help in naming him.
Submit a name and be entered to win the following:
First Place: Meet the little Longhorn and his buddy Chance and take photos
Second Place: A Galapagos Tortoise feeding
Third Place: 4 free passes to Austin Zoo
Beginning November 1st, through January 31st.,
Austin Zoo is transitioning to our winter hours.
Visit us from 9:30am-5:00pm, seven days a week.
We are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Daily Training & Enrichment Activities
All keeper talks are weather permitting and last approximately 15 minutes. *Tortoise, Primate and Alligator Keeper Talks are held only when the temperature is at least 60 degrees Fahrenheit at noon.
10:30am: Monday • Wednesday • Friday
10:30am: Sunday • Tuesday • Thursday • Saturday
2:30: Tuesday • Saturday
*Primate, Tortoise, & Alligator talks only if over 60 degrees
Austin Zoo is proud to be a Zoological Association of America Accredited Facility.